POLYCHROME AESTHETIC BROWN TRANSFERWARE PLATE
T. and R. Boote Potteries
Tunstall, Staffordshire England
This superb Victorian aesthetic 9 3/4" plate is transfer printed in dark chocolate brown with excellent underglaze coloring in light and dark green, golden yellow, ochre red, orange lustre and the palest cherry pink.
The pattern features a large cherry tree in full bloom encasing a mother and child in a woodland setting. Wonderful fleur de lis border followed by a very exotic flower chain. Extravagantly asymmetric geometrical cartouches finish this superb plate.
Condition is great. Clean and bright with no chips, no cracks, no hairlines and no repairs.